Chase Heating & Cooling Inc. Blog: Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

Do You Need Repairs or a Replacement For Your Ductwork?

Monday, May 22nd, 2023

If you are experiencing issues with your air conditioner that point back to your system of ductwork, you may be weighing repair versus replacement. Replacing all of the ductwork in your home can be a big project to take on, so how do you know when your ductwork is beyond repair?

The short answer is that it takes an expert AC technician to inspect your ductwork and identify whether or not it can be repaired. Our team is here to help with air duct repair in West Linn. You can keep reading to learn more about when ductwork can be repaired versus when it needs to be replaced.

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The Difference a Thermostat Upgrade Can Make

Monday, May 8th, 2023

If you have an older thermostat, it’s time to upgrade to a smart thermostat. You have a variety of options and don’t have to go all out on the thermostat with the most bells and whistles. Even a lower grade smart thermostat can have a major impact on your HVAC efficiency and overall comfort.

If you’re not sure which smart thermostat is right for you, our team can meet with you to talk about your heating and cooling needs. And we can even complete your smart thermostat installation that same day if you are ready to make the switch. Keep reading to learn more about how a smart thermostat can benefit your home, family and even your HVAC system. 

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Concerning Noises You May Hear From Your HVAC System

Monday, April 24th, 2023

If you ever hear an unusual sound coming from your HVAC system, like a clicking sound from the air vents, you may be worried that something serious is wrong. In many cases, that is true. Any time your air conditioner begins to make a new or unusual sound, that’s a sign that something is going on inside of the system.

It may be time to schedule an AC repair appointment to stay ahead of any problems. If you ignore these sounds, even if they don’t sound too alarming, it can lead to major problems down the road. Keep reading to learn more about seemingly harmless signs that should be concerning.

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5 Reasons to Book an AC Tune-Up Today

Monday, April 10th, 2023

When you spend money on an AC tune-up in Clackamas with our team, you are making an investment in the longevity of your air conditioner. It’s tempting to think that an AC tune-up is not absolutely necessary and skip out on the service. 

However, that will end up costing you in the long run. You can keep reading to learn why AC tune-ups are so beneficial for your home and family. Then give us a call for service so we can make sure that your air conditioner is in the best shape possible.

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3 Signs There Is an Issue in Your Air Ducts

Monday, March 27th, 2023

When your air conditioner is having problems, you want to get down to the root of the issue right away so that you can get it fixed. The problem with that is your air conditioner is a very complex system with a lot of components that have to work together. It could be anyone or a combination of things that are wrong.

The good news is, when your air ducts are to blame for AC problems, there are some clear-cut signs. If you suspect that you need air duct repair, our team is here to help. You can keep reading to learn more about the top three signs of air duct problems with your air conditioner.

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What’s That Clicking Sound From My Air Vents?

Monday, March 13th, 2023

It’s normal to hear clicking noises coming from your HVAC system when it turns on or off. Your thermostat has to communicate with your heater or AC to trigger heating and cooling, and it may click during this communication process.

But if you hear a clicking that is persistent or continues while either HVAC system is running, something is wrong. It’s easy to ignore clicking because it is not always loud, but you definitely want to pay attention and get expert help if you do hear a persistent clicking sound from air vents. Keep reading to learn more about what that clicking sound might mean and why it can be dangerous. 

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How New Smart Thermostats Save You Money

Monday, February 27th, 2023

Have you ever heard the old saying, “if it’s not broken, don’t fix it”? This does not apply when it comes to your HVAC system.

There are a lot of services that you can invest in, and that will improve your system, even if nothing is specifically wrong. One of these investments is a smart thermostat.

When you invest in a smart thermostat, you can save a lot of money on your monthly energy bills. If you’re interested in smart thermostat installation, give our team a call. In the meantime, keep reading to learn more about how it can help you improve your energy efficiency and save money every month. 

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3 Ways Heat Pumps Save You Money Over Traditional HVAC

Monday, February 13th, 2023

If you’re looking for a new heater or air conditioning system for your home, you may have a heat pump in mind. A heat pump is a popular choice among homeowners because it is an all-in-one system that offers both heating and cooling. When you have a heat pump, you don’t have to have a separate heater and air conditioner.

There are many benefits to having a heat pump, and one of them is that a heat pump can save you money. If you’re thinking about installing a heat pump in Oregon, our team can help. In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn three ways heat pumps can save you money compared to traditional HVAC systems. 

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Why Ductless Mini Splits Are More Energy Efficient Than Central AC

Monday, January 30th, 2023

Ductless mini split systems are still a very new concept, but they are gaining popularity among homeowners looking for more energy-efficient heating and cooling options. A ductless mini split is essentially an individual heating and cooling system for each room of your home. As opposed to central air conditioning, you can control individual zones of your home using these smaller units without the need for ductwork.

They are gaining popularity because they are significantly more energy efficient than their central heating and cooling alternatives. If you’re interested in ductless mini splits in Canby, OR, our team is able to help. In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn more about the benefits of a ductless mini split for your home.

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Call a Pro if You Hear These 5 AC Noises!

Monday, August 15th, 2022

It’s possible that in the next decade your AC unit will be advanced enough to identify problems before they happen – like a warning system. You may already have a smart thermostat that connects to your wifi and phone so that you can program your temperature settings even when you’re away. But until we also have smart AC units, we are left with the responsibility of identifying the warning signs that it needs repair. 

Unusual sounds are the most common warning signs that something is wrong with your AC unit. When you know what sounds are normal and what sounds aren’t, you can address problems before they get worse. If you think you need air conditioning repair in Oregon City, we can help, If you hear one of these five sounds, it’s a sign that something is wrong and needs to be addressed right away.

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